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DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Politicians can't come up with good health care
LETTER: Abortion is evil
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
March 22, 2017
South Dakota regents to mull public university tuition hikes
SPEARFISH (AP) — Tuition and fees at South Dakota's six public universities would increase by an average of 2.9 percent next school year under one plan the state Board of Regents is set to consider next week.
March 22, 2017 - 3:22pm
October 10, 2016
State university students would pay hundreds more under next round of fee increases proposed for '17
PIERRE — As the state Board of Regents prepares to ask the Legislature in 2017 for additional tuition assistance for all students, four of the state universities are asking to increase mandatory fees by hundreds of dollars on every student. The regents considered the requests...
October 10, 2016 - 4:37pm
October 6, 2016
Regents set tuition aid and research buildings atop 2017 request from governor, Legislature
The state Board of Regents set priorities to forward to the governor Thursday morning, hoping he would ask the Legislature in 2017 for additional student tuition aid for South Dakota's six public universities and for construction of research facilities in four cities. The student...
October 6, 2016 - 5:29pm
April 4, 2016
South Dakota approves in-state tuition for Iowa students
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The South Dakota Board of Regents has approved a plan to offer in-state, undergraduate tuition to new Iowa students at four of its public universities. The Iowa City Press-Citizen reports the plan to attract more Iowa students to South Dakota was approved...
April 4, 2016 - 1:29pm
March 30, 2016
South Dakota considers in-state tuition for Iowa students
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The South Dakota Board of Regents is considering a proposal that would extend in-state, undergraduate tuition rates to new Iowa students at four of its public universities. The Iowa City Press-Citizen reports that the board is scheduled to vote this week on...
March 30, 2016 - 12:05pm
March 29, 2016
OPINION: Free tuition has been a boon for this boomtown
Is free college tuition too far-fetched? As president of a community college, I certainly had my doubts up until a few years ago. Grant programs in Minnesota, Tennessee, South Dakota and my own state, North Dakota, have turned doubts into belief. The momentum for affordable education...
March 29, 2016 - 12:13pm
March 14, 2016
Tech institute students face fee increase again
RAPID CITY—Students attending South Dakota's four public technical institutes this fall will pay $5 more per credit hour, despite the tuition freeze approved by the Legislature. The overall price per credit hour will be $150. The state Board of Education approved the rate Monday....
March 14, 2016 - 5:12pm
March 8, 2016
Tuition freeze passes for techs, universities
PIERRE — State senators gave final approval Monday to paying some construction bonds early for the state universities and technical institutes and re-channeling the savings into a tuition subsidy for South Dakota students attending the campuses. Tuition for resident on-campus...
March 8, 2016 - 10:18am
January 11, 2016
Legislators take closer look at governor's tuition subsidy
PIERRE — The tuition freeze proposed for South Dakota students attending the state universities and public technical institutes came under early scrutiny Monday by members of the Legislature's Joint Committee on Appropriations. The panel of 18 legislators, who oversee state...
January 11, 2016 - 4:41pm
April 2, 2015
Regents approve drone policy, tuition for alumni's children
VERMILLION (AP) — The Board of Regents has authorized the rebranding of a university center in Rapid City, established a new policy for drones and approved resident tuition for out-of-state students who attend the South Dakota public university where one of their parents received...
April 2, 2015 - 4:48pm
March 27, 2015
SD regents to consider 5.7 percent average tuition increase
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Tuition and fees for South Dakota's six public universities will increase by an average of 5.7 percent for the upcoming school year if the state Board of Regents adopts the proposed hikes during its meeting next week. The board, which oversees the state's...
March 27, 2015 - 5:06pm
March 16, 2015
Tuition, fees will increase 5.8 percent at tech schools
SIOUX FALLS — The state Board of Education decided unanimously Monday to raise tuition and fees for students at South Dakota's four public technical institutes. The board voted 7-0 to approve a total price of $145 per credit hour for the coming academic year that starts this...
March 16, 2015 - 4:07pm
Tuition, fees will increase 5.8 percent at tech schools
SIOUX FALLS – The state Board of Education decided unanimously Monday to raise tuition and fees for students at South Dakota’s four public technical institutes. The board voted 7-0 to approve a total price of $145 per credit hour for the coming academic year that starts this...
March 16, 2015 - 4:05pm
March 13, 2015
Lawmakers: Tuition freeze for colleges unlikely this year
PIERRE (AP) — There probably won't be enough money this year for a tuition freeze for in-state college students because of reduced revenue projections, South Dakota lawmakers said Thursday. A joint legislative committee killed a bill Thursday that would've frozen tuition at...
March 13, 2015 - 3:05pm
August 10, 2014
MERCER: Students carry load at state universities without state's help
PIERRE -- South Dakota students pay some of the highest tuition and fees for public campuses in the region. Yet the financial aid available to...
August 10, 2014 - 10:49pm